3 Ways to Order Biryani on Train with IRCTC eCatering


A dish whose succulent flavours and distinct aroma has the power to unite food lovers from different corners of the world, biryani is savoured by one and all. Initially served only in the royal households, its special recipe has been passed down from generations and each city has added its own touch of tradition to make it their own. What could be better than trying a delicious bowl of biryani on the train? Order it on IRCTC eCatering ‘Food On Track’ app by choosing any of the given options:

  1. Mobile Application: Download the IRCTC eCatering ‘Food on Track’ app from Google Play Store or Apple App Store. Enter your 10-digit PNR number and the app will retrieve details such as: train name, station name, passenger details etc. to present a list of wide network of IRCTC authorised food partners that can deliver on your route. Choose the station where you wish to get your biryani delivered. Complete the payment online or choose ‘pay on delivery’. Now all you have to do is wait for a flavourful pot of biryani to be served right at your train seat or berth.

  2. Official Website: For those who are unable to download the IRCTC eCatering ‘Food On Track’ app, there is a provision for ordering veg or non-veg food on train through the IRCTC eCatering official website – https://ecatering.irctc.co.in. Just log in, enter your PNR number and follow the same aforementioned steps. In case of any issues, our expert team is always available to assist you to place the order, payment modes and tracking of the order.

  3. Phone Call: The third way is to simply call on 1323, follow the IVR instructions and place your order. It is advisable to place the order 30 mins in advance so that you can enjoy a hearty meal of biryani on train or any other local delicacy on time and satiate your hunger pangs. Also, orders placed via call are available only via ‘cash on delivery’ method.

Two of the most loved food chains that prepare biryani i.e Biryani Blues and Behrouz Biryani are also available on IRCTC’s eCatering menu. So, you can choose from mutton biryani, veg biryani, chicken biryani, dum ghost biryani, murg makhana biryani, lazeez bhuna murg biryani, gosht-e-mehfil, paneer-e-mehfil, egg biryani, fiery potato 65 biryani, keema biryani, veg dum biryani and more.

Enjoy your train journey like never before with a bowl of deliciousness that will be delivered to your train seat/berth without any hassle. Say goodbye to the stress of packing food for a long journey. Rest assured, all meals ordered through the IRCTC eCatering service are fresh, healthy, hygienic and are delivered by FSSAI authorised food aggregators. With over 500+ restaurant partners, IRCTC eCatering offers plenty of options for both veg and non-veg food delivery on train. So, savour the authentic taste of India’s local specialities and order delicious “biryani on train”. Other than biryani, several scrumptious dishes from a variety of cuisines such as North Indian, South Indian, Chinese, Mughlai, Italian, etc. are available to cater to the food choices of every passenger travelling on the train. So, get ready to place your order through IRCTC eCateringFood On Track’ service now. Trust us when we say; you won’t regret it!